(February 1967)

Archie, 1966 Series
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Radio Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Series
Editing:
Richard Goldwater ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

The Vanishing Villain (Table of Contents)

Archie as Pureheart the Powerful / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Bob White
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero; teen
Characters:
Pureheart [Archie Andrews]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Ice Cube; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Credits based on information from Jerry Bails' Who's Who site.

Terror In The Center Ring (Table of Contents)

Archie as Pureheart the Powerful / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bill Vigoda
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
Sal Contrera
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; superhero; teen
Characters:
Pureheart [Archie Andrews]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Veronica Lodge; The Mad Clown; Lungwort; Hypno the Great (The Mad Clown in disguise)
Synopsis:
While at a circus, a mad clown with murder on his mind kidnaps Veronica because she looks like his ex-wife. When Archie and Reggie can't find Veronica, they become Pureheart and Evilheart to save the young socialite.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is told in 2 parts: Part I (8 pages) and Part II (5 pages).

Future Proof (Table of Contents)

Li'l Jinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Edwards
Pencils:
Joe Edwards
Inks:
Joe Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Edwards

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Li'l Jinx; Greg
Synopsis:
Li'l Jinx and Greg have a fight over what the moon is made from.

The Vanishing Villain (Table of Contents)

Archie as Pureheart the Powerful / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Bob White
Inks:
Mario Acquaviva
Colors:
Sal Contrera
Letters:
Mario Acquaviva

Genre:
humor; superhero; teen
Characters:
Pureheart [Archie Andrews]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]; Ice Cube; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis:
Reggie and Archie watch as Veronica is kidnapped, and Reggie becomes Evilheart. But Archie can't become Pureheart. Only then does the real Veronica show up, the other girl only looked like Veronica. As Evilheart races back, he loses control of his motorcycle thanks to an icy strip of road. Archie then becomes Pureheart and the two heroes duke it out while the Ice Cube kidnaps the real Veronica.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is told in two parts: Part 1 (5 pages) and Part II (5 pages).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Vanishing Villain
    Archie as Pureheart the Powerful
  2. 1. Terror In The Center Ring
    Archie as Pureheart the Powerful
  3. 2. Future Proof
    Li'l Jinx
  4. 3. The Vanishing Villain
    Archie as Pureheart the Powerful
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